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This Month’s Focus: Tabletting

Using Quality by Design in the formulation of tablets and capsules

This article discusses the types of supporting activities and scale of operations that will help you get a new product filing accepted and eventually approved by the regulatory authorities.

Multi-tip tooling: Worth the investment?

As the name suggests, multi-tip tooling multiplies the number of tips per punch, and significantly increases the number of tablets produced with each rotation of the turret. Is your operation a good candidate for multi-tips?

Back Page: A few tips on compressing the perfect tablet

The perfect tablet, if such a thing exists, originates in the development lab and terminates on the tablet press. That’s where I work.

General Features

Hot-melt coating: A method for creating user-friendly, extended-release formulations

Developed for food manufacturing, hot-melt coating offers a number of advantages over conventional solvent-based coating techniques. It typically takes less than 2 hours to process a batch of 50 to 600 kilograms.

Liquid-filled hard capsules help meet today’s formulation challenges

While liquid-filled capsule products are not new, they continue to play an important role in the delivery of poorly bioavailable and highly potent APIs. This article provides an overview and summarizes some recent developments.

Formulating and manufacturing gelatin softgels

Biocompatible and versatile, gelatin offers unique functional capabilities that make it an unrivalled excipient in softgel applications. Here are some tips to ensure defect-free softgels that meet market expectations and deliver the active as intended.

Eye on Excipients: Taste modulation

This edition of the column discusses the genesis and development of ClearTaste, a novel taste-modulating excipient based on the use of solid-state myceliation.

October Content

Using fundamental powder properties to optimize flowability

The world of cannabinoid formulation

On-dose product identification

Blending uniformity studies of multivitamin formulations

Issue Focuses

January: Capsule Filling

March: Outsourcing

April: Coating

May: Packaging

June: Solid Dosage Sourcebook

July: Excipients & Formulation

September: Tabletting

October: Quality, Validation & Regulatory Compliance

November: Annual Buyer’s Guide

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Special Sections
Capsule Filling
Granulation & Drying
Outsourcing: Formulation, Manufacturing, Packaging, Research & Lab Services
1. Counters/Bottle Fillers
2. Dedusters
1. Test & Inspection Equipment
2. Multi-layer Tabletting
1. Particle Size: Reduction, Separation, & Analysis
2. Powder Transfer & Containment
Solid Dosage Sourcebook
Excipients & Formulation
1. Tooling
2. Mixers & Blenders
Liquid Capsule Filling
Quality, Validation, & Regulatory Compliance
1. Blister Packaging
2. Tablet & Capsule Identification
Annual Buyer’s Guide
*Issue includes “Spotlight on Nutraceuticals” insert.

Buyers Guide
Inhalation Magazine